Captain Tom Moore after receiving his knighthood at Windsor Castle cropped 170720 CREDIT PA
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Captain Sir Tom Moore Tests Positive For COVID-19

Captain Sir Tom Moore is being treated in hospital, although he is not in intensive care.

Captain Tom Moore after receiving his knighthood at Windsor Castle cropped 170720 CREDIT PA

Captain Sir Tom Moore has tested positive for COVID-19.

He has been admitted to hospital, where he is being treated for pneumonia and has tested positive for the virus.

His daughter Hannah confirmed the news in a statement on Twitter, saying: "He was at home with us until today when he needed additional help with his breathing.

"He is being treated in a ward, although he is not in ICU."

She went on to call the care Captain Sir Tom has received as "remarkable", adding: "We understand that everyone will be wishing him well. 

"We are, of course, focusing on my father and will update you when we are able to."